Bitcoin Price Elasticity

The bar chart is monthly views and visitors on my blog. The line chart is the price of Bitcoin from Coinbase.com. Positive and negative news affects user interest, engagement, and ultimately the price. Mining revenue also follows price.   What are the main drivers of the Bitcoin price?   The Bitcoin Price which increases User [...]

How to setup a Bitcoin Miner with a Raspberry Pi

This is a tutorial on how to setup a Bitcoin miner with a Raspberry Pi computer.  It requires a combination on the following hardware and software: Raspberry Pi + Raspian Software on SD Card + WiFi connection + cgminer + USB powered hub + USB ASIC Miners Hardware First things first you are going to need [...]

Combinatorial Creativity through Technology

The ability to define purpose in one’s life influences their decision to direct time, effort, and resources in acquiring the knowledge and specialized set of skills needed for one’s success in that purpose. A teche, a fluency, an ability to be so great at something; a craft, that it is intrinsic to you and indistinguishable [...]

Bitcoin: The Digital Denominator

ipfs:QmeUdjeZv9Gkmxsj6mFEqW8bZk9UMwLcbrvpViajMdBnkV Abstract The ability to transfer and hold value is intrinsic to human nature. The classic gold standard established a common denominator for countries to participate in international trade, investment, and finance. After World War II, the Bretton Woods monetary system reformed the gold standard and made the United States dollar the centerpiece of the [...]